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Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium to focus on leadership

July 25, 2017

The annual Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium will take place in San Diego from Aug. 10 to 13 with a restructured format, new content and more networking opportunities, meeting chair Lisa Nijm, MD, JD, told Healio.com/OSN.

With more than 300 attendees registered, it is one of the largest meetings dedicated to empowering women in the field of ophthalmology, and the WIO is the only national organization for women in ophthalmology.

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AMO acquisition puts focus on the patient, J&J chairman says

February 27, 2017
Johnson & Johnson completed the acquisition of Abbott Medical Optics in an all-cash $4.325 billion payment, according to a J&J press release issued today. The…

Patients with contact lens-related corneal infections report modifiable risk factors

August 18, 2016
Over the past decade, contact lens wearers with corneal infections reported modifiable risk factors such as overuse and poor contact lens hygiene, according to a review…
In the Journals

Study: Former contact lens wearers report high satisfaction with LASIK

August 5, 2016
Contact lens wearers who chose to have LASIK are more satisfied with their vision a year postoperatively and most satisfied after 2 to 3 years, according to a recent…
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Patient Characteristics and Surgical Approach Impacting Simultaneous to Alternate Prism Cover Test Disparity After Exotropia Surgery: A Quantitative Look at the Difference in Motor Outcomes

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, July/August 2017, Volume 54 Issue 4
To investigate the relationship between simultaneous prism and cover test (SPCT) and alternate prism and cover test…
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COPE CME CE

Ocular Surface Diseases, Disorders, and Dysfunctions: Volume 1, Number 2

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Shire.

Maintenance of the health of the ocular surface is complex due to the number of potential challenges, including dry eye…
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VIDEO: Study evaluates contact lens wearers and LASIK patients

January 24, 2014
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